The table below looks at the statistics for OSPF skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OSPF over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Shortest Path First (OSPF)
Rank 88 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -
Permanent jobs citing OSPF 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.48% 0.48% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.07% 2.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 0
Average salary £50,000 £67,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.92% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
OSPF
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
East Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
123 250 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in East Sussex 11.87% 17.31% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 116 227 123
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

OSPF
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

OSPF Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OSPF across the East Sussex region.

OSPF Salary Trend in East Sussex

OSPF
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OSPF within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Lewes - 1 £47,500 -
OSPF
South East

OSPF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF.

1 25 (100.00%) Juniper
1 25 (100.00%) BGP
2 19 (76.00%) VPN
3 18 (72.00%) VLAN
4 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
5 15 (60.00%) F5
5 15 (60.00%) Firewall
5 15 (60.00%) EIGRP
5 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (60.00%) Cisco
5 15 (60.00%) CCNP
6 14 (56.00%) CCIE
6 14 (56.00%) VMware
6 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (48.00%) MPLS
8 11 (44.00%) IP Telephony
8 11 (44.00%) Wireless
8 11 (44.00%) Migration
8 11 (44.00%) Penetration Testing
8 11 (44.00%) Degree
8 11 (44.00%) VPLS
8 11 (44.00%) Network Security
8 11 (44.00%) HP
8 11 (44.00%) SSL
8 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
8 11 (44.00%) RIP
8 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
8 11 (44.00%) LAN
8 11 (44.00%) WAN
8 11 (44.00%) ITIL

OSPF
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Sussex region citing OSPF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OSPF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (12.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) BGP
2 19 (76.00%) VPN
3 18 (72.00%) VLAN
4 15 (60.00%) EIGRP
4 15 (60.00%) Firewall
5 12 (48.00%) MPLS
6 11 (44.00%) IP Telephony
6 11 (44.00%) SSL
6 11 (44.00%) Wireless
6 11 (44.00%) RIP
6 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (44.00%) LAN
6 11 (44.00%) WAN
6 11 (44.00%) VPLS
6 11 (44.00%) Network Security
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (44.00%) Unified Communications
6 11 (44.00%) HSRP
7 10 (40.00%) IMAP
7 10 (40.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) MySQL
1 10 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Maven
1 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (36.00%) Subversion
2 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Electronics
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (44.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (36.00%) Administrator
3 9 (36.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) DTV
2 1 (4.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) ITIL
1 11 (44.00%) Migration
1 11 (44.00%) Penetration Testing
1 11 (44.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 11 (44.00%) WAN Optimisation
1 11 (44.00%) Network Monitoring
1 11 (44.00%) Security Architecture
1 11 (44.00%) Network Architecture
2 10 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 9 (36.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Network Management
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) Java
1 10 (40.00%) Perl
1 10 (40.00%) Python
1 10 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (60.00%) CCNP
1 15 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (56.00%) CCIE
3 11 (44.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (40.00%) KVM
2 10 (40.00%) Xen
3 4 (16.00%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) Icinga
2 4 (16.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Juniper
2 15 (60.00%) Cisco
2 15 (60.00%) F5
3 14 (56.00%) VMware
4 11 (44.00%) HP
4 11 (44.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) SAP